Dangal is the biopic of coach and wrestler, Mahavir Phogat, Hailing from Haryana, Phogat trained both his daughters, Geeta and Babita to challenge at the international levels and bring home gold medals. This film portrays his journey. The film stars Aamir Khan, Sakshi Tanwar, Sanya Malhotra, Fatima Sheik in crucial roles.
Unlike his previous films, Aamir played a ageing father to two grown-up daughters. How frequently do you see an super star surrendering himself to a character role? The actor took pains to learn wrestling. Despite the fact that he has a small part in the movie where he grapples with his colleague, he ensures he looks like one.
No single character in Dangal looked strange. They are stuck together by their craving to set up an extraordinary show. How regularly do you see an amalgamation of raw talents of Fatima Sana Shaikh, Sanya Malhotra, Zaira Wasim, Suhani Bhatnagar, Sakshi Tanwar, Aparshakti Khurrana and Girish Kulkarni in the big budget movie? There is no big surprise then why Dangal is rocking at the box office.
This could be Aamir’s best movie till date. Yes, far better than Lagaan.
Finally, we have a film that discuss about the real struggle of a wrestler. People who watch this film may never take wrestling as their profession, however one thing is for sure, the regard for the sport will undoubtedly increase.
If you haven’t watched yet, do block the date and go watch ‘Dangal’ in your nearest cinema hall. You will thank me later!